Our Mission

The COMMUNITY NURSING NETWORK promotes excellence in community nursing practice through education, collaboration, and support.

Our Purpose

  • We are recognized as a voice for nurses who practice in the community.
  • We promote standards of community nursing care based on evidence based practice.
  • We bring nurses together to talk, learn, communicate, collaborate, and influence policy in this complex specialty area of nursing practice.
  • We provide expertise, resources, and support for nurses who transition their practice from traditional settings to community settings.
  • We offer resources to nurses and the public regarding community nursing and care options.

Community Nursing Practice Settings include:

  • Adult and Child Foster Care
  • Ambulatory Care Clinics
  • Assisted Living and Residential Care Communities
  • Public Health
  • Community Mental Health
  • Congregational Health/Parish Nursing
  • Correctional Communities
  • Home Health
  • Hospice
  • In Home Care
  • Schools